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[texts]The ambivalence of pleasure : Griselda Pollock - Pollock, Griselda, interviewee
Art historian, feminist, and cultural art theorist, Griselda Pollock was born in South Africa and was raised in Canada. She is a professor of Social and Critical Histories of Art and director of the Centre for Cultural Analysis, Theory and History at the University of Leeds
Keywords: Pollock, Griselda; Art historians
Downloads: 263
[texts]The feminist turn in the social history of art : Linda Nochlin - Nochlin, Linda, interviewee
American art historian and writer Linda Nochlin (née Weinberg) is a leader in feminist art history studies. In 1971, she published the highly influential article, "Why Have There Been no Great Women Artists?" Nochlin has taught at Yale University, the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, Vassar College and now teaches at the Institute of Fine Arts in New York
Keywords: Nochlin, Linda; Art historians
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[texts]The practice of Islamic art history : Oleg Grabar - Grabar, Oleg, interviewee
Oleg Grabar (1929-2011) was a French-born scholar of Islamic art, architecture, and archaeology. He was a professor of art history at the University of Michigan from 1954 to 1969, and at Harvard from 1969 to 1990. In 1990, he joined the faculty of the Institute for Advanced Studies in Princeton
Keywords: Grabar, Oleg; Art historians
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[texts]La conoscenza dell'esperienze figurative : Paola Barocchi - Barocchi, Paola, interviewee
Art historian Paola Barocchi is professor emerita at the Scuola normale superiore di Pisa. An expert on Renaissance and Mannerist art, Barocchi authored influential publications on Rosso Fiorentino, Vasari, Michelangelo, and on artistic literature. She advocated for the use of computers in art history research and headed the Centro di elaborazione automatica di dati e documenti storico-artistici at the Scuola normale
Keywords: Barocchi, Paola; Art historians
Downloads: 137
[texts]Substance, sensation, and perception : Michael Baxandall - Baxandall, Michael, interviewee
British-born art historian Michael Baxandall (1933-2008) has been widely influential for his analytical method, "the period eye," which he described in Painting and Experience in 15th-Century Italy (1972). He prepared a doctoral thesis under Ernst Gombrich at the Warburg Institute. In 1961, he was appointed assistant keeper in the Department of Architecture and Sculpture at the Victoria and Albert Museum and later became Slade professor at Oxford and a lecturer at the University of London...
Keywords: Baxandall, Michael; Art historians
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[texts]Evidence, interpretation, and accident in archeology : John Boardman - Boardman, John, 1927-, interviewee
John Boardman is a classical art historian and archaeologist, specializing in Greek pottery. Born in Ilford, United Kingdom, Boardman received his B.A. (1948) and M.A. (1951) from Magdalene College, Cambridge. Between 1950 and 1952, he served in the Intelligence Corps in the British Army before becoming the assistant director of the British School of Athens (1952-1955). He left his post in Athens to become an assistant keeper at the Ashmolean Museum at Oxford in 1955, and Lincoln Professor at th...
Keywords: Boardman, John, 1927-; Art historians
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[texts]The Athenian Agora, evidence and interpretation : Homer A. Thompson - Thompson, Homer A. interviewee
Homer Armstrong Thompson (1906-2000) was a classical archaeologist who played a prominent role in the excavation of the Agora in Athens. He taught archeology at the University of Toronto (1933-1947) and served as Assistant Director and Curator of the Classical Collection of the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto. In 1947, he was appointed Director of the Agora excavations and became a member of the Institute of Advanced Studies in Princeton...
Keywords: Thompson, Homer A; Art historians
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[texts]Archaeology and hermeneutics : Nikolaus Himmelmann - Himmelmann, Nikolaus, 1929- interviewee
Nikolaus Himmelmann, a German historian of classical Greek vases, studied at Marburg, Basel and Munich. His dissertation, completed in 1956, was on the Ilissos grave stele from the Kerimeikos. He taught at the universities of Marburg and Saarbrücken. In 1966, he joined the faculty of the university in Bonn
Keywords: Himmelmann, Nikolaus, 1929-; Art historians
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[texts]Image and belief : Samella Lewis - Lewis, Samella S. interviewee
Artist and art historian Samella Lewis, née Sanders, is renowned for her contributions to African American art and art history. In 1951, Lewis became the first African American woman to receive a doctorate in fine arts and history. From 1969 to 1984, she was a professor of art history at Scripps College in Claremont, California, becoming the college's first tenured African American professor. She helped found the Museum of African American Art in Los Angeles in 1976, and established the influen...
Keywords: Lewis, Samella S; Art historians
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[texts]The museum in the creation of community : Otto Wittmann - Wittmann, Otto, 1911-2001, interviewee
Otto Wittmann was the associate director and then director of the Toledo Museum of Art (1946-1977). Under his directorship, the museum became a world-class institution. During World War II, Otto Wittman served as a special intelligence officer for the Art Looting Investigation Unit where he was responsible for the discovery and restitution of artworks looted in Europe during the war. After his retirement from the Toledo Art Museum, Wittmann went on to serve as a board member of the Los Angeles C...
Keywords: Wittmann, Otto, 1911-2001; Art historians
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[texts]Iconology and Byzantine studies : Hugo Buchthal - Buchthal, Hugo, 1909-1996, interviewee
Hugo Buchthal was a Jewish German art historian, expert in medieval illuminated manuscripts and Byzantine studies. He studied at the Warburg Institute in Germany and emigrated in 1939 to London, when the Warburg Institute was transferred there. In 1957, he published the highly influential "Miniature Painting in the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem." In 1963 he was a visiting professor at Columbia University, New York, and in 1965 became the first Ailsa Mellon Bruce Chair in Fine Arts at the Institute ...
Keywords: Buchthal, Hugo, 1909-1996; Art historians
Downloads: 192
[texts]Aus meinem Leben - Springer, A. (Anton), 1825-1891
Engraved frontispiece portrait of Anton Springer by Albert Krüger
Keywords: Springer, A. (Anton), 1825-1891; Art historians
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[texts]The early years of the Hispanic Society of America : Beatrice Gilman Proske - Proske, Beatrice Gilman, 1899-2002, interviewee
Art historian Beatrice Gilman Proske was curator of sculpture at The Hispanic Society of America in New York and an honorary trustee at the Brookgreen Gardens in South Carolina. Proske studied at Simmons College in Boston. She joined the Hispanic Society as a cataloger in 1920, and later joined its museum department as curator. Her publications include the definitive catalog of the Brookgreen Gardens outdoor sculpture collection, first published in 1936 and revised in 1968
Keywords: Proske, Beatrice Gilman, 1899-2002; Art historians
Downloads: 54
[texts]Philip Gilbert Hamerton : an autobiography, 1834-1858, and a memoir by his wife, 1858-1894 (Volume no. 8375) - Hamerton, Philip Gilbert, 1834-1894
Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Keywords: Hamerton, Philip Gilbert, 1834-1894; Art historians
Downloads: 297
[texts]Lebenserinnerungen - Lübke, Wilhelm, 1826-1893

Keywords: Lübke, Wilhelm, 1826-1893; Art historians
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[texts]Style and its meaning in early medieval art : Ernst Kitzinger - Kitzinger, Ernst, 1912-2003, interviewee
Ernst Kitzinger was a German-born historian of late classical, early medieval and Byzantine art. Of a Jewish family, Kitzinger left Germany in 1934 shortly after defending his doctoral thesis and moved to England where he joined the staff of the British Museum. In 1941, Kitzinger emigrated to the United States and became a fellow at Dumbarton Oaks in Washington, D.C. There he became Director of Byzantine Studies from 1955 to 1966...
Keywords: Kitzinger, Ernst, 1912-2003; Art historians
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[texts]Spirit and project : Eduard F. Sekler - Sekler, Eduard F. (Eduard Franz), interviewee
Eduard F. Sekler is an architect, architectural historian, and expert on the preservation of historical monuments. Originally from Vienna, Sekler studied in London under Rudolf Wittkower at the Warburg Institute. He received his doctorate from Warburg in 1948 before becoming visiting professor of architecture at Harvard University in 1955. Between 1951 and 1954, Sekler joined UNESCO's International Committee on Historical Monuments, Artistic, Historical and Archaeological Sites, and became a fou...
Keywords: Sekler, Eduard F. (Eduard Franz); Art historians
Downloads: 269
[texts]The gestural trace : Leo Steinberg - Steinberg, Leo, 1920-2011, interviewee
Art critic and art historian Leo Steinberg (1920-2011) was born in Moscow of German Jewish parents, and lived in Berlin and London before emigrating to the United States in 1945. He taught at Hunter College, City University of New York, and at the University of Pennsylvania. In 1983, he became the first art historian to receive the Award in Literature from the American Academy and Institute for Arts and Letters
Keywords: Steinberg, Leo, 1920-2011; Art historians
Downloads: 406
[texts]Context and style in classical archaeology : Evelyn Byrd Harrison - Harrison, Evelyn B. (Evelyn Byrd), interviewee
Art historian and archaeologist Evelyn Byrd is a fifth-century B.C Athenian sculpture expert. Harrison joined the American School of Classical Studies excavation in the Athenian Agora in 1949 and received her doctorate from Columbia in 1952. She was professor of art history and archaeology at Columbia and Princeton before her tenure as professor at the Institute of Fine Arts in New York
Keywords: Harrison, Evelyn B. (Evelyn Byrd); Art historians
Downloads: 80
[texts]Partnership and discovery, Margot and Rudolf Wittkower : Margot Wittkower - Wittkower, Margot, interviewee
German-born art historian Rudolf Wittkower (1901-1971) and interior designer Margot Wittkower, née Holzmann (1902-1995), were married in 1923. The couple, both Jewish, fled Nazi Germany in 1933 for London, as Rudolf Wittkower was a British citizen through his British-born father, Henry. There Rudolf joined the staff of the Warburg Institute and Margot designed apartment interiors and furniture, specializing in neo-Palladian architecture...
Keywords: Wittkower, Margot; Wittkower, Rudolf; Art historians
Downloads: 206
[texts]Engaging books : J. M. Edelstein - Edelstein, J. M. (Jerome Melvin), 1924-1996, interviewee
Includes bibliographical references and index
Keywords: Edelstein, J. M. (Jerome Melvin), 1924-1996; Art historians
Downloads: 50
[texts]George Victor and Alice Wolfe Collection 1878-1991 - Wolfe, George Victor
Emil Wolf ; Rosa Wolf ; Eugen Frisch ; The Idaho Statesman ; Österreichische Anwaltszeitung ; The Western Political Quarterly ; Winston Churchill ; Erling Skorpen ; Fred A. Picard ; Leo P. Reckford ; Irene Kroger ; Miriam Beer-Hofmann-Lens ; Pat and Ray Jolly ; Emil Blum ; Erich von Kahler ; Wagner-Jauregg ; Irma Frisch-Farrington ; Pribram and Weixlgärtner
Keywords: Lawyers; Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945); College teachers; Women art historians
Downloads: 157
[texts]Philip Gilbert Hamerton : an autobiography, 1834-1858, and a memoir by his wife, 1858-1894 - Hamerton, Philip Gilbert, 1834-1894
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Keywords: Hamerton, Philip Gilbert, 1834-1894; Art historians -- England Biography
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[texts]Antiquities at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts : Cornelius Vermeule - Vermeule, Cornelius C. (Cornelius Clarkson), 1925-2008, interviewee
Cornelius Vermeule (1925-2008) was a scholar of ancient art and curator of classical antiquities at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston
Keywords: Vermeule, Cornelius C. (Cornelius Clarkson), 1925-2008; Art historians
Downloads: 259
[texts]Gratia Dei sum qui sum : William S. Heckscher - Heckscher, William S. (William Sebastian), 1904-1999, interviewee
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Keywords: Heckscher, William S. (William Sebastian), 1904-1999; Art historians
Downloads: 285
[texts]A secretary's recollections of Erwin Panofsky : Roxanne S. Heckscher - Heckscher, Roxanne S., interviewee
Roxanne S. Heckscher, wife of art historian, William S. Heckscher (1904-1999), served as Erwin Panofsky's secretary for eleven years, from 1957 to 1968, in Princeton
Keywords: Heckscher, Roxanne S; Panofsky, Erwin, 1892-1968; Art historians
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[texts]Lettres familières de M. Winckelmann (Volume 1) - Winckelmann, Johann Joachim, 1717-1768
"Eloge de M. Winckelmann par M. Heyne"--V. 1, p. [ix]-xxxiv
Keywords: Winckelmann, Johann Joachim, 1717-1768; Art historians; Art criticism; Aesthetics, Modern
Downloads: 403
[texts]Lettres familières de M. Winckelmann (Volume 2) - Winckelmann, Johann Joachim, 1717-1768
"Eloge de M. Winckelmann par M. Heyne"--V. 1, p. [ix]-xxxiv
Keywords: Winckelmann, Johann Joachim, 1717-1768; Art historians; Art criticism; Aesthetics, Modern
Downloads: 330
[movies]Judy Baca Interview
Description: Interview, Judy Baca at the Great Wall of Los AngelesSource: 1 Tape of 1: 3/4" videocassetteCollection Guide: Califas: Chicano Art and Culture in California CollectionCall Number: Tape 116- V751/UMCollection Call Number: CEMA 64Rights: The artist of any work retains all rights to that work. Copyright has not been assigned to the Regents of the University of California. The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other re...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Baca, Judith Francisca; Art historians; Mural painting and decoration, American--California--Los Angeles--20th century; Los Angeles (Calif.); Tujunga Wash (Calif.)
Downloads: 160
[movies]The Great Wall of Los Angeles, Historical Narrative by Judy Baca - Heredia, Lionel
Description: Historical narrative about Great Wall of Los Angeles, mural project by Judy Baca, Artists at work on the Great Wall of Los Angeles mural project.Source: 6 Tapes of 6: 3/4" videocassetteCollection Guide: Califas: Chicano Art and Culture in California CollectionTape Titles: Tape no. 107 Great Wall L.A. J. Baca 8/9/1983; Tape no. 108 Great Wall L.A. 8/9/1983; Tape no. 109 Great Wall L.A. J.Baca 8/9/1983; Tape no...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Baca, Judith Francisca; Art historians; Mural painting and decoration, American--California--Los Angeles--20th century; Los Angeles (Calif.); Tujunga Wash (Calif.)
Downloads: 560
[movies]Shifra Goldman Interview
Description: Interview, Shifra Goldman, please note the interview starts halfway through the first section.Source: 4 Tapes of 4: 3/4" videocassetteCollection Guide: Califas: Chicano Art and Culture in California CollectionTape Titles: Tape no. 102 East LA Streetscrapers; Tape no. 103 Shifra Goldman interview; Tape no. 104 Shifra Goldman interview 8/9/83; Tape no. 105 Shifra Goldman/Ramses NoriegaCall Numbers: Tape 102 - V737/UM; Tape 103- V738/UM; Tape 104- V739/UM; Tape 105- V740/UMCollection C...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Goldman, Shifra M., 1926-2011; Art historians; Art, American--California--19th century; Chicano movement--California--East Los Angeles; Mural painting and decoration, American--California--Los Angeles--20th century
Downloads: 139
[texts]Family and Berkeley memories, and the study and profession of Asian art : oral history transcript / 1993 - Field, Katherine. ive

Keywords: Field, Sara Bard, 1882-1974; Ehrgott, Albert; Wood, Charles Erskine Scott, 1852-1944; Caldwell, James Ralston, 1900-1965; Bufano, Beniamino, 1898-1970; Thomas, Dylan, 1914-1953; Miles, Josephine, 1911-1985; Mills College; Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. Avery Brundage Collection; Art historians -- California Oakland Interviews; Arts -- California San Francisco; Arts, Asian
Downloads: 999
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